It is a world to see.
John Lyly (1554 - 1606)
Source: Euphues, 1579 (Arber's reprint), Page 116.
Contributed by: Zaady
After three days, fish and guests stink.
I mean not to run with the Hare and holde with the Hounde.
Source: Euphues, 1579 (Arber's reprint), Page 107.
Far more seemly to have thy study full of books, than thy purse full of money.
Source: Euphues: The Anatomy of Wit (1579)
A clere conscience is a sure carde.
Source: Euphues, 1579, page 207.
Goe to bed with the Lambe, and rise with the Larke.
Source: Euphues and his England, page 229.
The greatest harm that you can do unto the envious, is to do well.
He that loseth his honestie hath nothing to lose.
The measure of life is not length, but honesty.
Where the mind is past hope, the heart is past shame.
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